Mina Cleveland Obituary

Mina H. Cleveland
Mina H. Cleveland
Mina H. Cleveland

October 3, 1927 - September 22, 2004
Born in Chicago, IL
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Mina Harriet Cleveland, 76, passed from this life to the next on Wednesday, September 22, 2004, of cancer at the Taylor House, in Des Moines. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, September 25, at Westover Funeral Home, in Des Moines, with burial at Chapel Hill Gardens Cemetery.

Mina was born the daughter of Martin M. and Anna Olson Thornes on October 3, 1927, in Chicago, Illinois. She was a graduate of Eagle Grove High School, and independently moved to Des Moines, where she began her former career with the Iowa Department of Health.

Mina was a good Christian woman who was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, in Des Moines, where she met her husband of 40 years, Richard G. “Dick” Cleveland. He preceded her into eternal life on January 13, 1992. Mina was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and a friend to all; she will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived and lovingly remembered by her daughter, Kim Burns and her husband Bobby of Indianola, IA; her son, Mike Cleveland and his wife, Becky of Mabank, TX; five grandchildren, Drew, Jeff, Matt, Kara and Thom; and her two sisters, Ruth Logue of Marshalltown and Betty Grossman of Fresno, CA.

Visitation will be held after 5 p.m. on Friday, September, 24, at Westover Funeral Home, in Des Moines, where the family will greet friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to: Animal Lifeline of Iowa.

ARRANGEMENTS BY WESTOVER FUNERAL HOME.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Friday, September 24, 2004
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Service
Westover Funeral Home
PENDING
PENDING, IA US PENDING
Saturday, September 25, 2004
1:00 PM
Cemetery
Chapel Hill Gardens Cemetery
4400 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50310
Saturday, September 25, 2004

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Animal Lifeline
P.O. Box 12
Carlisle, IA 50047